Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611
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            Jean-Marie Locci
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Borel-Simon PowerNewt 8" f/2.8

Imaging cameras: QSI 583 wsg

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Borel-Simon PowerNewt 8" f/2.8

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Focal reducers: Borel-Simon Coma Corrector

Software: CCDStack  ·  Maxim DL  ·  Cartes du Ciel  ·  photoshop

Filters: Baader Planetarium L-RGB Filter Set 2"  ·  OIII 5nm  ·  Astrodon H-alpha 5nm

Accessory: Sky-Watcher SW Electric Focuser


Dates:Sept. 8, 2012

Frames:
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 8x300" -15C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium L-RGB Filter Set 2": 8x600" -15C bin 1x1
OIII 5nm: 8x600" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.3 hours

Darks: ~16

Flats: ~16

Bias: ~16

Avg. Moon age: 22.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.43%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 12.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 158506

RA center: 18h 18' 44"

DEC center: -13° 56' 42"

Pixel scale: 1.301 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.197 degrees

Field radius: 0.723 degrees


Resolution: 3200x2400

Locations: Dark site, Wagin, WA, Australia

Data source: Traveller

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            Jean-Marie Locci